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Wonder Ground

Kids in kindergarten through 4th grade are invited to play, explore and learn in our exciting STEAM room. STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math, and is crucial to a well-rounded 21st century education.  Wonder Ground is a place where we can gain a richer understanding of these topics while having fun. We will transform curious thoughts into meaningful questions and solutions that lead to a deeper understanding of the world around us.

 

Wonder Ground Open Lab

Most Tuesdays and Thursdays 4-6pm

Grades K-4

Look, touch, tinker, and play with an intriguing array of science-oriented curiosities in this new space designed especially for kids. Each month we focus on a field of science. Kids sign up for one 20-minute slot on the day of the Open Lab. Tuesday experiments are repeated on Thursdays.

Homeschoolers and parents are welcome to check out Wonder Ground key to take their kids on a self-guided tour during the school day and on weekends. Materials, books, and activity ideas will be provided to help kids and their grownups explore the space and learn together.

 

December: Artsy Smartsy 

See what the "A" in STEAM is all about and create beautiful art.

 

January: Your Body 

Help ID the bones in a skeleton. Examine cells in a microscope. Use your unique fingerprint to contribute to a masterpiece.

 

February: Light 

Play with light and color, lenses and mirrors. Explore the visible spectrum and make your own holograms and optical illustions.